BOK, Derek. American, b. 1930. Genres: Education, Law. Career: Harvard University, Cambridge, MA, assistant professor, 1958-61, professor of law, 1961, dean of the law school, 1968-71, president of the university, 1971-91. Publications: The First Three Years of the Schuman Plan, 1955; (ed. with A. Cox) Cases and Materials on Labor Law, 8th ed., 1977; (with J. Dunlop) Labor and the American Community, 1970; Beyond the Ivory Tower, 1982; Higher Learning, 1986; Universities and the Future of America, 1990; The Cost of Talent, 1993; (with W.G. Bowen) The Shape of the River, 1998; The Trouble with Government, 2000. Address: Kennedy School of Government, Harvard University, Cambridge, MA 02138, U.S.A.